Gulf Muhly

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Gulf Muhly

Muhlenbergia capillaris
Pink Muhly, Hair Grass
3

4 feet
3

4 feet
Eastern US
  • Texas
  • Full Sun
  • Part Sun/Shade
  • Low
  • Flowering
  • Birds

About This Plant

Sun/part shade. A perennial bunchgrass with wire-like foliage; purple flower plumes make a great display in autumn, often massed for effect. Gulf muhly prefers moist, open settings, but needs little care once established.

Maintenance

Appreciates some supplemental summer water in exposed locations.

Features

Plant Type:
Grasses
Size:
3-4' H, 3-4' W
Sunlight Requirements:
Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade
Soil Types:
Clay, Sandy
Wildlife:
Birds
Flower Color:
Pink, Purple
Bloom Time:
September, October
Freeze Hardy:
Yes
Invasive:
No
Caution:
None
Coupon Eligible:

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